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    National Hammock Day

    Hey folks, today is National Hammock Day. Woo Hoo
    "If you find yourself in a hole, the first thing you should do is STOP DIGGING "

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    Sweet!

    July 22, 2011 is Hammock Day
    Picture this: it's mid-July, the sun shines and you rest on a hammock, completely relaxed. This is the essence of Hammock Day.

    Today’s reason to celebrate reminds us to slow down, breathe easy and enjoy these beautiful summer months. Though its exact origins are unknown, it is said that hammocks originated hundreds of years ago in South America. Allegedly, the journals of Christopher Columbus provide the first documentation of the hammock. However, some sources attribute this invention to the Ancient Greeks. One thing is for sure—hammocks have always been symbols of leisure.

    Today, take a few minutes to sit back and unwind on a hammock. Don’t have one? No problem! Just grab some sturdy fabric and rope—you can make yourself one in no time. Happy Hammock Day!
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    Sweet! National Hammock Day on my birthday!!!
    Look up before you hook up!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by TFC Rick View Post
    Sweet! National Hammock Day on my birthday!!!
    Happy Birthday!


    "Civilization is the limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities."
    - Mark Twain
    “I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.”
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    National Hammock Day, can I call it International Hammock Day just to feel better? Or do we have to get our own day?
    Last edited by Lepmeister; 07-22-2011 at 07:39.

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    Today is the gf's b-day and I just told her it was National Hammock Day too. She said, "If you play around with your hammock today then it's going to be my birthday present." I'll celebrate it in spirit.

    Fronkey

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fronkey View Post
    Today is the gf's b-day and I just told her it was National Hammock Day too. She said, "If you play around with your hammock today then it's going to be my birthday present." I'll celebrate it in spirit.

    Fronkey
    But then you'd have to buy a NEW one! Yay!


    "Civilization is the limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities."
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    “I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.”
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    Quote Originally Posted by NCPatrick View Post
    But then you'd have to buy a NEW one! Yay!
    And a happy birthday to me then.

    Fronkey

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    This should get bumped to the top all day. Happy Hammock Day, brothers and sisters!
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    In quiet covers, cool and gray.

    ---Leigh Buckner Hanes

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    Surely, God never did.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lepmeister View Post
    National Hammock Day, can I call it International Hammock Day just to feel better? Or de we have to get out own day?
    Happy International Hammock Day!
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